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Flooding damages The New York Times' vast archive of photographs

NEW YORK – The New York Times’ vast archive of historical photographs was threatened this weekend when a broken water pipe flooded an area known as the morgue, causing minor damage. 96 more words


NASA publishes entire Apollo photo archive to Flickr.

More than 8,400 high-resolution photographs captured during NASA’s Apollo moon landings have been released on Flickr, featuring every single image taken by astronauts.

The Project Apollo Archive’s collection features stunning views of Earth, the American flag on the moon’s surface and the iconic moonwalks, and it delves into the everyday minutiae of each mission: food packets, shaving cream, and sleeping masks.

The archive is here>


The Crown Jewel of Brooklyn - Prospect Park

What is it I associate so keenly with the summer smell and sensual keenness of Prospect Park? – Alfred Kazin[1]

The construction of Central Park prompted the city of Brooklyn to raise funds and political support for a park of its own.

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Chronological Disorder

If I could tweet

my camera self

in years gone by,

I would advise

one saving grace

to file the shots

when, where &

why… 8 more words


Hot Dog!

The origin of the hot dog has long been contested and has even been a source of tension in American history. In 1913, for example, Mayor Reginald S. 1,313 more words

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the visitor

‘the visitor’…this beautiful white moth was a visitor to my building a few weeks ago. Thanks for droppin’ in today! bb >*<